ERIC Number: ED118492
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
Eaneman, Paulette S.; And Others
These materials are part of the Project Benchmark series designed to teach secondary students about our legal concepts and systems. This unit focuses on individual rights and fair procedures under the law. The materials outline the Bill of Rights, due process guarantees, the right to a fair hearing, fair and unfair trials, search and seizure laws, exceptions to the lawful arrest procedure, the necessity for a search warrant, and equal protection guarantees. A case fact sheet, role sheets, case procedures, complaint information, and jury instruction sheet for a mock trial which illustrates these legal concepts are provided. (DE)
Descriptors: Civil Rights, Court Litigation, Courts, Due Process, Equal Protection, Instructional Materials, Laws, Legal Education, Resource Materials, Role Playing, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Teaching Methods, Units of Study
Project Benchmark, 2150 Shattuck Avenue, Room 817, Berkeley, California 94704 ($1.00, single copies only)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: California Council on Criminal Justice, Sacramento.
Authoring Institution: Project Benchmark, Berkeley, CA.